Accident Pilatus PC-6/C-H2 Turbo Porter N199X, Tuesday 20 April 1971
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Date:Tuesday 20 April 1971
Type:Silhouette image of generic PC6T model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Pilatus PC-6/C-H2 Turbo Porter
Owner/operator:Air America
Registration: N199X
MSN: 601
Year of manufacture:1966
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:near Chiang Mai (T-11) -   Thailand
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Chiang Mai (T-11)
Destination airport:local
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Crashed into trees on Doi Suthep Mountain, about 12 kms WNW of Chiang Mai (T-11) during air resupply drop and estroyed by fire. Pilot J. F. Smith (39)

Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: 
Report number: OAK72DJY13
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report

Air America

Revision history:

27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
16-Nov-2010 15:44 TB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Location, Phase, Source, Damage, Narrative]
20-Nov-2010 12:17 TB Updated [Time, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
20-Nov-2010 12:20 TB Updated [Narrative]
20-Nov-2010 15:11 TB Updated [Narrative]

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